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Sulaimaniyah

(so͞o'lāmän`ēə), town (1987 pop. 364,096), NE Iraq. The town, founded in 1789, is a trade center inhabited by Kurds and has long been a center of Kurdish nationalism. Since 1992 it has been an important town in the so-called Kurdish Autonomous Region.
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This is the third such exhibition to be held in Sulaymaniyah, as trade between Iran and Iraq is gradually burgeoning.
Sulaymaniyah / NINA /- The General Investigation Court in Sulaymaniyah issued an arrest warrant for Shaswar Abdul Wahid, head of the new generation movement, against the background of a lawsuit filed by a deputy in the Kurdistan Parliament.
Sulaymaniyah / NINA / - The Sulaymaniyah court has issued arrest warrants for 10 members of the New Generation Movement on charges of threatening to publish video recordings of members and parliamentarians dissident of the Movement.
Sulaymaniyah / NINA / -A senior delegation from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) headed by Nechirvan Barzani is visiting the city of Sulaymaniyah to hold meetings with the Patriotic Union Of Kurdistan (PUK) and the Change Movement (Gorran) to discuss issues regarding the formation of the new government.
BAGHDAD / NINA / -The political bureau of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan PUK), on Monday, will hold a meeting in the city of Sulaymaniyah to discuss the formation of the new government in the region.
BAGHDAD / NINA /- The Directorate of Asayish of Kermian announced on Thursday the arrest of a terrorist trying to reach the city of Sulaymaniyah. "The forces of Asayish of Karamian, in the areas of Kalar, have arrested a terrorist in Daesh organization with an Arab nationality.
BAGHDAD / NINA / - The National Museum of Sulaymaniyah province announced on Wednesday the discovery of the fifth tablet of the historical obelisk of Gilgamesh.
BAGHDAD / NINA / - The Security forces arrested a gang of kidnapping and murder in Sulaymaniyah. "The gang members are not from the people of the city of Sulaymaniyah and have carried out many kidnappings and killings," Major General Hassan Nuri, the Director of Asayish, said in a news conference.
Sulaymaniyah / NINA /- The meeting of the PUK and KDP has begun in the city of Sulaymaniyah on the issue of forming a new government for the Kurdistan region.
BAGHDAD (NINA) - Sulaymaniyah International Airport announced on Thursday preventing the passage of American Boeing 737 Max.
A statement by the Directorate said that the detachments of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security of Sulaymaniyah province in cooperation with the Asayish of Sulaymaniyah Directorate arrested one of the dangerous terrorist elements fleeing from Diyala province to Sulaymaniyah province, issued a warrant of arrest against him in accordance with the provisions of Article 4 terrorism, where the arrest came on the basis of accurate intelligence from the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Diyala affiliated to the Directorate./ End
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior local official in Iran's Western province of Kordestan announced on Saturday that the country is capable of providing 300MW of electricity to the Northern Iraqi city of Sulaymaniyah.